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NOV
13

Read and Play

Tue, Nov 13   1:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

User Experience Design: Free Training with CUNY TechWorks

Tue, Nov 13   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults business career

Attend an information session to learn how Kingsborough Community College's new tuition-FREE User Experience training program can help you break into one of the most in-demand fields.  Classes will take place in ...

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User Experience Design: Free Training with CUNY TechWorks

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Nov 13   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen tech time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Homework Help

Tue, Nov 13   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics/ Google Docs

Tue, Nov 13   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

  IPart:  Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover: What is email and why use it? The various types of email providers available....

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics/ Google Docs

Our Garden Club

Tue, Nov 13   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids gardening inclusive services

A garden grows in Brooklyn! Plant seeds, read stories, sing and take home plants. For kids with and without disabilities.

Our Garden Club

Creative Aging: Visual Arts Made Easy

Tue, Nov 13   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Older Adults adult learning arts and crafts creative aging

Drawing & Watercolor with Leonid Filitsyan

Come and join us in this eight-week session workshop. Participants will learn about various techniques in drawing and creating watercolor masterpieces.

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Creative Aging: Visual Arts Made Easy

Build with LEGO

Tue, Nov 13   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids

Join us to take on a LEGO challenge or use your imagintion to build your own unique creation.

Build with LEGO

English Conversation Group

Tue, Nov 13   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

NOV
14

Story Play

Wed, Nov 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Wed, Nov 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instructions before confidently using a computer. This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware, ...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Nov 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

Toddler Time

Wed, Nov 14   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Toddler Time

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Nov 14   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Ask a Tech

Wed, Nov 14   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Nov 14   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen tech time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Homework Help

Wed, Nov 14   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Story Play

Wed, Nov 14   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, and fingerplays, followed by playtime with for children ages birth through five with their caregivers.

Story Play

Chair Yoga

Wed, Nov 14   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults

Come enjoy chair yoga at Flatlands Library! For adults only.

Chair Yoga

Chair Yoga

Wed, Nov 14   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults

Come join us for chair yoga at the Flatlands library. For adults.

Chair Yoga

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Nov 14   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Just bored with your summer? Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. 

 

Teen Tech Time

Kids Create: Counted Cross Stitch

Wed, Nov 14   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids fiber arts kids create stem & steam

Counted cross-stitch is easy and fun!  Come and learn how.  Recommended for Ages 8 and up.

Kids Create: Counted Cross Stitch

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Nov 14   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Tech Time

NOV
15

Library Lanes Bowling League

Thu, Nov 15   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Older Adults library lanes techknowledge

Become the champion of BPL's digital bowling league!

Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes Bowling League

Creative Writing Workshop: Character Creation

Thu, Nov 15   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults creative writing writing workshop

Do you enjoy writing and need to find time to write? Come to the Flatlands library and let your creative side show! For this class we will discuss character creation. What makes and interesting character and how can your audience relate to them?...

Creative Writing Workshop: Character Creation

Join the Kensington Book Club: Exit West: A Novel by Mohsin Hamid

Thu, Nov 15   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning book club book discussion

Welcome to the Kensington Book Club!  For adults & your families are welcome to join.

In a country teetering on the brink of civil war, two young people meet – sensual, fiercely independent Nadia and gentle, restrained Saeed....

Join the Kensington Book Club: Exit West: A Novel by Mohsin Hamid

Kids Explore: Legos & Keva planks

Thu, Nov 15   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids

Enjoy building with Lego and Duplo bricks and Keva planks! Create cars, planes, castles, gardens and more; let your imagination soar!

Kids Explore: Legos & Keva planks

Homework Help

Thu, Nov 15   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Kids Explore: Puzzles

Thu, Nov 15   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Word puzzles, jigsaw puzzles and math puzzles, oh my! Join us for all types of puzzles for kids of all ages. You won't want to miss these brain teasers.

Kids Explore: Puzzles

Tween Tech Time: Video Games

Thu, Nov 15   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids

Join us for friendly competition using our video gaming systems. For ages 7 to 12.

Tween Tech Time: Video Games

NOV
16

Story Play

Fri, Nov 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Story Play

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Nov 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Ask a Tech

Fri, Nov 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join our ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Fri, Nov 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults

Come work on your resume, apply to jobs, update LinkedIn, and learn about job searching resources. One-on-one help. Please bring a USB flash drive to save your work.

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Kids Create

Fri, Nov 16   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids

Come get creative and crafty at the library! For kids ages 5 through 12. Younger children may participate with the help of a caregiver. 

Kids Create

Read and Play

Fri, Nov 16   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Nov 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens creative writing

With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process in a welcoming and encouraging environment. Led by the NY Writer's Coalition.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

After School Stories

Fri, Nov 16   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun!

After School Stories

Astronomy Night

Fri, Nov 16   4:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids astronomy stem & steam

Take a look through our telescope and see a celestial body up close! We will have our telescope set up outside the library.

*This program may be canceled based upon the weather. Rain, snow, or clouds will cancel the program, please...

Astronomy Night

NOV
17

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Nov 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy stem & steam ready set kindergarten

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Nov 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool ready set kindergarten stem & steam

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Nov 17   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 17   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years saturday storytime

Come here classic stories read aloud in our family friendly Saturday Storytime!

Saturday Storytime

Team Up to Read

Sat, Nov 17   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids team up to read

Free for children ages 5 to 9 and participating parents or caregivers!

Enjoy fun activities while learning new strategies to improve reading skills.

After attending Team Up To Read, 100% of families surveyed said their child...

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Team Up to Read

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 17   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us each Saturday for new stories and old favorites read aloud. All are welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Teen DIY: Bath Bombs

Sat, Nov 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens diy techknowledge teen time

Create your own bath bomb.

Teen DIY: Bath Bombs

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years russian saturday storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Russian for children and their parents or caregivers. Приглашаем детей и родителей ! Рассказы и песни на русском языке.

Saturday Storytime

NOV
19

Story Play

Mon, Nov 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Nov 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Mon, Nov 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults

Come work on your resume, apply to jobs, update LinkedIn, and learn about job searching resources. One-on-one help. Please bring a USB flash drive to save your work.

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

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